Dragonforce, the iconic power metal band that entered The Vally Of The Damned to brave the Sonic Firestorm alongside the Soldiers Of The Wasteland against the Fury Of The Storm to deliver an Ultra Beatdown to the Heroes Of Our Time before making The Last Journey Home seeking the Reasons To Live. After much searching, they found The Power Within beyond the Fallen World where they had to Cry Thunder through the Seasons in order to achieve Maximum Overload so that they would win The Game and stand tall as the all mighty Defenders of heavy metal glory. It’s astonishing to realize that DragonForce now have a history going back 15 years, and that they’re about to release their sixth album “Maximum Overload” (Read Our Review here) . But such is the pace at which music and life move these days that what was seemingly a highly promising young British metal band just yesterday are now an established full force on the scene. In fact, their reputation is such that anything new from this lot is regarded as a landmark moment in the ongoing story of metal. But the new DragonForce album is a revelation, one that will surely entice them to another level of achievement.
Gearing up for the release of their new album, Metal Wani writer William Richards & Owais ‘Vitek’ Nabi recently had a chat with guitarist Sam Totman. He discussed new album “Maximum Overload”, songwriting, guitar solos, bands history, upcoming tours, illegal downloads and much more.
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